The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center

The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center was opened in 1971 and is a part of the City of Dallas Office of Community Care. Located in the South Dallas/Fair Park area, the MLK Center serves as a hub of community programming and activity that strives to connect residents to education, workforce development, financial empowerment, and health and wellness programming and services.

The MLK Center is home to social service programs, such as housing and rental assistance, jobs skills training and employment support, client referral services, and more. Additionally, the MLK Center houses numerous nonprofit and social service agencies, each of which providing valuable community services. The MLK Center sits on 10.5 acres and is comprised of five buildings, including the Core Building, the MLK Recreation Center, the MLK Library, ChildCareGroup, and Foremost Family Health Clinic. Collectively, the MLK Center’s programming and partners offer a comprehensive package of services for community members.

2922 MLK Boulevard
Dallas, Texas 75215

Administration Office Hours:
Monday- Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday: 8am - 3pm
Sunday: Closed

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